April

April events in Edenton, North Carolina, and Chowan County.

The events are listed chronologically by the last day the event will be held. Please make sure to look at the whole list to see if an event is going on during the time you plan to visit.

 

Friday, April 20, 2018

Boogie on Broad with The Catalinas

Family-Friendly Street Dance on South Broad with dancing to The Catalinas as they celebrate their 60th anniversary of musical entertainment. This great event is sponsored by Destination Downtown Edenton and will Celebrate NC Beer Month with including the offering of NC Craft Beers.

7::00 - 10:00 pm

South Broad Street

Free

252-333-0655

jennifer.harriss@gmail.com

www.mainstreetedenton.com

 

Friday & Saturday, April 20-21, 2018

Easels in the Gardens 2018

Art, Music, and Garden Party to benefit the 1758 Cupola House, a National Historic Landmark. Tours will be offered of fine gardens lush with beautiful spring blooms while noteworthy artists paint interpretations of these horticultural gems en plein air.

Find out more about this event ...

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Cupola House Headquarters

252-482-8811 or 252-331-9494

ellisanne@embarqmail.com

www.cupolahouse.org

 

Saturday, April 21, 2018

8th Annual Edenton-Chowan Kiwanis 5K Race/Walk

Historic Edenton with its 18th Century Historic Buildings, Tree Lined Streets and Friendly Faces becomes the footprint for this year's event. Register at RunTheEast.com prior to the event and the day of registration takes place at the Historic Edenton State Historic Site, 108 North Broad Street.

The race is the primary funder for multiple yearly $1,000 scholarships for Holmes seniors as well as literacy and character enhancement programs at Chowan Elementary and middle schools. Detailed information and on-line registration at runtheeast.com. Discount registration for Educators and First Responders Race day registration begins at 7:30 am at the Edenton State Historic site on North Broad Street, Paul Metzger is our contact.

7:30 am registration/9 am run/walk

Historic Edenton State Historic Site

252-370-0829

ek5krd@gmail.com

www.RunTheEast.com

 

Friday & Saturday, April 12-13, 2019

Historic Edenton Pilgrimage Tour of Homes and Countryside

Private homes and plantations along with five public buildings which are each more than 100 years old open to tour. Many special features include carriage rides, and history reenactments

Mark your calendar - stay tuned for more info

For more info and photos of past tours, go to the Edenton Pilgrimage website.

10am-4pm

Penelope Barker House Welcome Center

252-482-7800

info@ehcnc.org

edentonpilgrimage.org